From Beacon Press:
New and notable books (PDF) from Beacon Press, and the top-selling titles from General Assembly 2012.
From the Church of the Larger Fellowship (CLF):
The Church of the Larger Fellowship (CLF), a unique congregation without walls, offers a free Unitarian Universalist (UU) iPhone app and Droid app (PDF) that allows you to light a chalice, share joys and concerns, read and listen to Quest, CLF’s worship publication and read the Daily Compass, words of reflection and meditation.
From Congregational Life:
Does your congregation host an Art Gallery? Consider signing up for Uuartgalleries (PDF), a closed e-mail list for gallery directors, committee chairs or for people who would like more information on how to start a gallery in their own congregation.
From Eliot & Pickett House:
An offer of a 40% discount (PDF) for any new reservation made with Eliot and Pickett House, for a minimum of a two night stay in the month of August.
An invitation to all UU Common Endowment Fund investors (PDF) and interested potential investors to join the quarterly conference call on August 21st.
From the International Office:
An International News (PDF) update from the UUA.
From Ministries and Faith Development:
Field test opportunities (PDF) for new Tapestry of Faith RE programs in 2012-13, including Sing to the Power (Grades 4-5), World of Wonder (Grades K-1), and a new, eight-session version of Building the World We Dream About for young adults which presents the voices of young adults who bring historically marginalized identities to Unitarian Universalism. Browse the new programs online. Contact email@example.com for more information.
UUs of Color are invited to share their experiences, to help shape the creation of new faith development resources for and by Unitarian Universalist People of Color (PDF), in online conversations scheduled for August.
From Multicultural Growth and Witness:
For your reading pleasure: the twenty-fourth issue of Catalyst (PDF), the newsletter of Multicultural Growth & Witness Regarding Racial and Ethnic Concerns.
The August Newsletter (PDF) is now available from Multicultural Growth and Witness
Looking for more ways to bring General Assembly home to your congregation? Check out Engaging in Multicultural Ministry (PDF)—a collection of resources to help increase your congregation’s capacity for intentional multicultural ministry and racial justice work!
From Skinner House:
An announcement of Fluent in Faith (PDF), a new title by Jeanne Harrison Nieuwejaar.
From Stewardship and Development:
Pledge to support Unitarian Universalism! (PDF)